eBook Malaria, 1st Edition

  • Clayton Farris Naff
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  • ISBN-10: 0737750790
  • ISBN-13: 9780737750799
  • DDC: 616.9362
  • 150 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released January 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Overview

Each volume in this timely series provides essential information on a disease or disorder (including symptoms, causes, treatments and cures); presents the controversies surrounding causes, alternative treatments, and other issues; and offers first-person narratives from people coping with the disease -- either as patients, family members or caregivers. Essays are carefully edited and introduced to make them easily accessible to student researchers as well as general readers. By focusing on the controversies surrounding diseases and disorders, this series supports debate assignments and helps develop critical thinking skills, and also helps patients and family members learn about and deal with a disease or disorder.

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Features and Benefits

  • At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues.

Reviews

"High school students researching health topics will be very thankful for this highly informative and homework-friendly series. Teens with a personal interest or health concern will also find useful and fascinating material and a list of organizations to contact for further information and help. This series is a must-have for any library serving high school students who might be curious about or need to research the stubjects." --VOYA, May 2008

— VOYA

"It will be useful to middle school students looking to research various diseases. This series is more appropriate for high school age students with the critical thinking skills to understand the more complex language in the pro/con essays. In general, these books are excellent sources for middle and high school readers to enhance their critical thinking skills. They could easily be used as jumping off points for research projects and debate topics." --ARBA, 2009

— ARBA